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FOX
Aug 23, 2009 9:00am EDT
. >> starting tomorrow. >>> that does it for us this morning. stay tuned for fox news sunday and join us back here tonight at 6:00 for the latest news and weather. >> i'm chris wallace and this is >> i'm chris wallace and this is "fox news sunday." captioning made possible by fox news >> amid outcries over death panels, new information about what critics call the death book. is the department of veterans affairs already counseling former soldiers on when to pull the plug? we'll talk with jim towey, who blocked the plan during the bush years but said it started again under president obama. and v.a. assistant secretary tammy duckworth, a veteran of the war in iraq. then health care reform in trouble. will democrats drop the public option? will they stop dealing with the gop and try to go it alone? we'll ask pennsylvania democrat senator arlen specter and paul ryan, the top republican on the house budget committee. also, former bush homeland security chief tom ridge says he was pressured by other top officials to play politics at the terror threat level. we'll ask our sunday panel on weigh in. o
FOX News
Aug 23, 2009 6:00pm EDT
pamphlet the department of veterans affairs is using right now in end of life counseling for the nation's 24 million veterans. we will talk with jim touhy, former director of faith based initiatives in the bush administration who broke the story. then we turn to tammy duckworth. miss duckworth insisted on being interviewed separately. welcome to "fox news sunday." >> great to be here. >> chris: what is wrong with this material, your life, your choices that the va is using for end of life counseling right now? and the article that you wrote in the "wall street journal" in which you disclosed this, you say that the message is clear, hurry up and die. >> well, the message that they want to communicate i think is that if you have a stroke or if you have a coma situation that somehow your life has lost a little value and may not be worth living any more. my problem with the document, chris is, that the author of it is a proponent of assisted suicide. he is way out there on that issue and the va has been using this. a new directive came out in july urging providers to refer patients to
FOX
Aug 23, 2009 6:00pm EDT
next two weeks. road crews will use the time to replace the concrete pavement on the interstate there. vdot says expect delays. >>> the british government is rejecting criticism for its compassion yacht release of the lobber by bomber who took down pan am 103. he was welcomed back to libya to huge cheers. he was released from a scottish prison because he was terminally ill with prostrate cancer and has a few months to live. admiral mike ullen says kehe's appalled by the release and calls it an obvious political decision. scottish oicials say there is a good deal of public support in the u.k. pan am flight 103exploded over lockerbie scotland back in 1988. 259 people were on board and killed. as well as 11 people on the ground. the bomber was convicted back in 2001 and sentenced to life in prison. >>> new york senator charles schumer is pushing for a national passengers bill of rights after a second plane load of passengers got stuck on a jet for six hours. it happened friday at new york's kennedy airport. reportedly because of construction and weather. earlier this month you may
HLN
Aug 23, 2009 3:30pm EDT
here of course to break it all down for us and most importantly tell us why it matters and what it really means for you. elizabeth, thanks for being here. appreciate it. >> of course, poppy. the big news this week about health care reform was whether or not the public option, which is basically government-sponsored health care as an option, has to be a part of health care reform. obama proposed it, and then there were some questions as to whether or not he was backing away. here's what secretary of health and human services kathleen sebelius had to say. >> here's the bottom line. absolutely nothing is changed. we continue to support the public option. that will help lower costs, give american consumers more choice, and keep private insurers honest. if people have other ideas about how to accomplish these goals, we'll look at those, too, but the public option is a very good way to do this. >> so, poppy, what it sounds like she's saying is we like the public option here in the white house but it's not a deal breaker. >> all right. so, elizabeth, what exactly is a public option? there
FOX News
Aug 23, 2009 2:00am EDT
. he uses figures from the omb that they don't match with the cbo. that gives the gop something to talk about at the dnc quickly trots out a tr -dvd saying that the sar you and the ama support the client asked us phrma. the art in c. wants us i is but right here at fnc, we have their ads that sure looked like it. meanwhile, the fbi have to investigate if the e-mails sent by voters were in violation of the pra question mark in a taken foia request to find out and the secretary of hhs stirred up things in the msm about the public option. of course the afl-cio and the acr and have been tried to pack townhomes last week as they were mia until they got told to rally and you know what? i'm like thinking omg, i'm lol. because this whole thing is a big mbs s. well, i wonder if the presidents guarantee will work. stay tuned to fnc, you can find out. that's my view i would love to hear yours. and you can contact me. when you do, click onto the "fox news" feedback section and there you'll also find some information on how to contact your congressman and senators. [ applause ] >> mike: my firs
HLN
Aug 23, 2009 1:00am EDT
emerge, the murder turns even more heinous. exclusive tonight. his attorney with us live. as we go to air. the reality tv star's car and boat trailer found abandoned at a marina on the u.s./canadian border. we also learn his story to police doesn't match up with the facts. >> the person we are looking for is named ryan alexander jenkins. >> a reality tv contestant wanted for questioning in the death of his bikini model ex-wife may now be in canada. that's what police are saying now about ryan alexander jenkins. they want to question him as in their words, a person of interest in the death of 28-year-old jasmine fiore. they receive ad report that a man matching his description took a boat to washington state's points roberts peninsula and walked across the border. >> jasmine fiore was 28 years old. she was an aspiring model for a time. she moved to l.a. to open a personal training business. she apparently moved there with this man. she went down to san diego for a poker tournament or poker game and ended up dead in that dumper, in that suitcase. >> reporter: her fourth floor penthou
FOX
Aug 23, 2009 9:00am EDT
death book, a 52-page pamphlet the department of foreign affairs is using right now in end-of-life counseling for the nation's 24 million veterans. we'll talk with jim towey, who broke the story. and then we'll turn to tammy duckworth, assistant secretary of veterans affairs. miss duckworth insisted on being interviewed separately. mr. towey, welcome to "fox news sunday." what's your difficulty with the end-of-life counseling? in your article, you say the message is clear. hurry up and die. >> well, the message that they want to communicate i think is if you have a stroke or if you have a situation that somehow your life has lost a little value and it may not be worth living anymore. my problem with the document, chris, is that the author is a proponent of assisted suicide. he's way out there on that issue, and the v.a. has been using this, a new directive came out in july urging providers to refer patients to it. so in my view, there should be a balanced treatment. this is a slippery slope that makes people, when you look at the document, it makes people feel like they're a burden
CBS
Aug 23, 2009 11:00am EDT
? >> yes. the united states military uses it for critical military operations. and so cyberspace has become the new language of interaction in virtual space. >> so why do you say that it's not a security problem but a national one? when people get focused on cybersecurity? >> the purpose of cyberspace is to accomplish someone, deliver value in some way. the business of protecting it or securing it is how you make it efficient and effective. you don't necessarily build cyberspace just to secure it. the analogy is something like a canary in a mine. canary being the security piece, the mine being something to mind. you don't build the mine to give the canary a job. >> how is the cybersecurity danger greater than most recognize? >> i believe it is, for all kinds of reasons but primarily because it blurs traditional rules and definitions. for instance, every person that touches cyberspace is a user or consumer, a victim, a threat and an attacker all at the same time. irrespective of what their intent is. >> what is the best way then to think about the problem before you start to tackle it
ABC
Aug 23, 2009 8:00am EDT
morning hours. that's where abc's stephanie sy is this morning. joining us from chatham, massachusetts. good morning, stephanie. >> reporter: good morning, bill. the good news is, by the time hurricane bill had got on shore here, it had weakened a lot. and it moved by quickly. the houses on the shoreline were never in danger. i think we can safely say that all we're left with are the remnants of bill. we're experiencing some wind, big waves and riptides. wind, rain and towering waves, along the massachusetts coast overnight. the long-range effects of a beefy hurricane bill. >> i'm a little surprised it didn't intensify a little more than it did. but what's happened is, all that power, instead of being concentrated in a small area at the center, is spreading out over a larger area. >> reporter: weakening. but still a threat, the category 1 hurricane is heading towards canada, where folks in nova scioscia are preparing for a direct hit. offshore oil rigs there are being monitored carefully. as bill moves cooler waters today, forecasters say it will continue to weaken. but
WHUT
Aug 23, 2009 6:30pm EDT
government to tell us the chances of being struck by an asteroid. we want them to clean up the litter. we want the government to do something about people trapped on airplanes. we want the government to do something about swine flu. we want the government to protect us both physically and increasingly in more subtle ways against disease, climatic change. it is a very difficult issue. what do we want the government to do. if we ask people, they're mostly say they want the government to stop doing all these things that do not affect us and start doing these things. i'll give you an example -- bananas are dying out. bees, little honey bees, we only have about half as many as we used to, but we need them, because without them, there is no food. we have endangered species in the waterways that are changing the nature of those waterways and the aquatics live in them. but are these your concerns? if they are, you what the government to do something about it. if you think that is okay, then you do not. it is a hard call. the problem is not how many things the government does, but how m
WHUT
Aug 22, 2009 10:30pm EDT
schools in the us. also tonight, the founder of the enter dependence day, benjamin barber. his gathering takes place in turkey next month and emphasizes the need for global cooperation on a wide range of issues. arne duncan and political theorist benjamin barber coming up right now. >> there are so many things that wal-mart is looking forward to doing, like helping people live better but mostly we're looking forward to helping build stronger communities and relationships because with your help, the best is yet to come. >> nationwide insurance proudly supports tavis smiley. tavis and nationwide insurance working to improve financial literacy and the economic empowerment that comes with it. ♪ nationwide is on your side ♪ >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. [captioning made possible by kcet public television] tavis: arne duncan serves as the u.s. secretary of education after serving time as the chicago c.e.o. of public education. hiss father was a professor at the university of chicago and his mother ran an after-schooll tutoring progr
CNN
Aug 23, 2009 6:00am EDT
it has weakened. still, you need to pay attention. susan candiotti is paying attention. give us an idea how things are where you are. good morning. >> reporter: good morning to you. it's a bit misty right now. the highest winds they clocked overnight at the coast guard station right near here, only 20 miles per hour at worse. that's exactly what they had been predicting since friday. however, there will be some rain bands off and on, one bit of one that occurred here overnight. however, the beaches are going to remain closed. they have been closed also since friday, primarily because of fears over the pounding surf and those dangerous rip currents, so that's why those beaches will remain closed until possibly sometime today and they have a chance to assess what things look like. right now it's beautiful, as you can see over my shoulder. got some fishing boats docked here. no reports of any damage. as the sun comes up authorities will go out and take a look around. joining us now -- and he's up early here. >> lobster bisque. >> reporter: you've lived here a long time. [ inaudible ]
ABC
Aug 22, 2009 11:00pm EDT
half hour or so but not long for us but still in effect for all of the counties in green. we've had a great deal of rain tonight. we have heavy storms and downpours that hit the eastern shore. dover delaware saw almost 5 inches of rain in the span of a few hours. denton saw about 2. arnold's seeing more than 2 inches. it varies as to where the storms just developed. when they were there, they just stayed and put down enormous amounts of rain. the ground has already been saturated previous to this. so for tonight, leftover showers and maybe some flooding still in spots. we still have the flash flood watch in effect. the warnings have been discontinued. we're looking at 70 degrees for an overnight low. i'll talk about whether we'll see any relief coming up in a few minutes. delia? >>> to hurricane bill now and the dangerous conditions that caused beachgoers to get out of the ocean. we look now up and down the eastern seaboard. >> reporter: the high waves and relentless rip currents kept most people out of the ocean in ocean city -- out of the water in rehoboth beach. hurricane bill was
FOX News
Aug 23, 2009 12:00pm EDT
. good to see you. that does it for us. i'm eric shawn. >> jamie: i'm jamie colby. the news continues in washington with shannon bream live for you right now. keep it on fox. thank you for joining us today. have a great day. >> shannon: new information today on what critics call the death book. it's a 52-page manual veterans affairs is using for end-of-life counseling for the nation 24 million veterans. critics say the message it gives to severely injured vets is hurry up and die. a top v.a. official who was injured in battle says it's not true. a prominent senator is calling for hearings. i'm shannon bream live in washington for the next two hours. all the new developments in the study were on fox news sunday with chris wallace. caroline shively joins us from washington with details. >> hi to you, shannon. the controversy is over a booklet on the v.a. website called "your life, your choice." veterans can use it to decide what they want for end-of-life care, to figure out how they want things handled by their doctors. one part of the booklet, it lists different health scenarios you ca
CSPAN
Aug 23, 2009 10:00am EDT
group health cooperative mr. armstrong. thanks for joining us. >> my pleasure. >> also joining us in the questioning, nole of the los angeles times and david with mclatchy newspaper. he is their national reporter. >> mr. armstrong, if i'm sitting in wherever, charlotte, north carolina, sacramento, et cetera, and i'm being told that your model is the one that congress may adopt, what does that mean in english? what does that mean to me, the consumer who is so baffled by all this health care news? >> i can describe how it works. basic like cooperative, it's not for profit. our board of trustees is elected by the patients themselves from among the patients. we contract with or we employee an integrated medical group which is really a critical part of what you would experience anywhere if you saw a cooperative like group health because it's a way in which we have a real impact and our view is that ultimately that's the way you change health care. and then finally you would experience an organization that brings together through its business model the financing, the up-front insurance fun
CW
Aug 23, 2009 6:30am EDT
i hear kids using the "n" word like it's brother, like it's son. i talk to them, why are you using that. >> if i can just get them to start reading and then stay in school, then graduate from school, then go to college, then save money and then buy a house. but you have to start somewhere. >> if you're not correcting the problem, then you are wasting your time and your life, because there's no end, and what are we going to say about you? if you're not satisfied with your answer, you ought to leave here and go to work. captions made possible by the u.s. department of education and central city productions, inc. >>> this week we continue with part two of our special town hall edition of our world with black sbrer prize. "our world" held a town hall meeting at the entrepreneur's conference in charlotte, north carolina. the panel was diverse and wide-ranging. multi media journalist and cnn tv 1 contributor roland martin, social comment stater for cbs morning news and msnbc, nancy giles, president of the national action network, reverend al sharpton. ceo of bring the noise east link, ch
NBC
Aug 23, 2009 1:30pm EDT
i'm jessica. to fill us in on the week's top stories here's lauren. >> president-elect obama has chosen his security team. the biggest surprise - he nominated his former rival - hillary clinton - to be secretary of state. >> she possesses an extraordinary intelligence and a remarkable work ethic. >> mr. obama also announced he's nominating governor bill richardson of new mexico to be the secretary of commerce. >>> it's official -- the nation's economy is in a recession. that means instead of a growing economy, it's becoming weaker. all eyes are on washington for guidance. leaders of the nation's top car companies are willing to work for less than your weekly allowance. if the government loans their failing companies money - the ceo's of ford, chrysler, and gm say they'll take a salary of just $1 a year. >>> officials in india are blaming pakistani terrorists for the ten violent attacks in mumbai last week. u.s. secretary of state condoleeza rice is visiting the area hoping to ease tensions between the countries. >>> a surprising number of teens admit they cheat on tests. in fact,
ABC
Aug 22, 2009 11:00pm EDT
storm. the east coast prepares to get slammed by hurricane bill. >> it's exciting for all of us. we're so excited. >> and the "extreme makeover home edition" descends on a local neighborhood with plans to transform a home. but that's just the beginning. abc 7 news news at 11:00 starts now. >> we're on storm watch tonight. the storm dumped nearly three dumped nearly three inches of rain in some areas. steve what can you tell us? >> today we have some good news on the way. the flash flood warning for rundell county and cal berth ty unco has now beenun cancelled but they do remain uer a flash flood htcor ana and rundell county. doppler radar shows the showers mong off toward the north and east. look at theseprm isiesve idnight've hadidght wed had5 3.5 inches ou rain in rain inha s sdyidrye. t ab751.or f s oxenhill, for lakerser and 1 ininowntinown d.c. latest update on hurricane bill as of 11:00. maximum winds right now 7 miles per hour, downgraded to a -- 87 miles per hour per hour. quickly moving off to the north-northeast at 25 miles per hour. it's not going to affect the mainla
WETA
Aug 23, 2009 6:00am EDT
protect us both physically and ineasingly in re subtle ways against disease, climatic change. it is very difficult issue what do we want theovernment to do. if we ask people, they're mostly say they want the governme to stop doing all these things that do not affect us and start doing these things. i'll give youn example -- bananas are dying out. bees, littlhoney bees, w only have about half as my as we used t but we need them, becauseithouthem, there is no food. we have endangered spees in the waterways that are changi the nature of thos watways and the aquatics live them. but arthese your concerns? if they are, you what the government to do something about it. if youhink that is oy, then you do not. it is a hd call. the problem is not how my things the government does, t how many things -- how many under perfming people it uses to do it maybe w should wk on using - mang government mor efficient rather than making it smaller. i havone of the most important oadcasters in america we are going to me bk and have atriking conversation. >> "whe house chronicle" is curtisn collaboration w
HLN
Aug 23, 2009 5:00pm EDT
limited those numbers. but for now we don't know, and it's for us to wait and see and allow this process to move forward. >> authorities expect to release preliminary results from the vote by september 5th. >>> the weather for tuesday's launch of the space shuttle is looking up. forecasters say there's an 80% chance the weather will cooperate for the early morning blastoff of "discovery," but there is a chance bad weather will delay the fueling process which starts the previous afternoon that. could cause a liftoff postponement. nasa also says tests are looking good for a recently replaced power controller. "discovery" will take a crew of seven and deliver supplies to the international space station. >>> movie critics can only do so much to get audiences into the theater. movies also need good word of mouth. this used to take days, but can now happen in hours. what's behind this. >>> police in canada have intensified their search for a reality show contestant charged with murdering a model. they say they're sending their search for ryan jenkins around vancouver british columbia and they
CNBC
Aug 23, 2009 6:00am EDT
market is moving right now. the vix right around the 2425 level, again that's going to suggest to us we should see around 1.5% move one to two times per week. we're seeing that, there's really nothing to suggest the vix should be significantly higher. and i agree with mike's point, if anything, we could see the ball coming out a little bit. a couple of things this week, look at the international markets, that moved the markets. some of that is known. you know, the market is pricing in that you may wake up one day and there will be some movement in the market. one of the points i would take away, the next couple of weeks, there's nothing in the options market to suggest there's going to be huge movements, there's no catalyst on the horizon to suggest there's going to be this big movement. i'd rather look for volatility levels that look elevated on a relative basis and sell those options versus looking for those that look inexpensive on a relative basis to buy those for protection. >> scott, how are you reading the tea leaves? >> you know, it's interesting, the new is it hasn't come in, e
CBS
Aug 22, 2009 11:00pm EDT
joining us. good evening everyone i'm adam may. weather continues to be the big story tonight and lots to tell you about. heavy rains poured down in parts of the states tonight. you can see that here this evening. closer to the coast the beach is feeling the wrath of hurricane bill. the beaches are closed today due to dangerous surf conditions. the complete weather warning coverage let's condition with bernadette woods she is tracking bill and other storms. >> that's right. a lot going on around the area. doppler warning still some rain out. there not the heaviest of rain that we saw earlier. but when we put it in motion you can see all of that winding down. still seeing the greens and blues out there but lighter rain than what we were dealing with earlier. a flood warning in effect for caroline county until 1 1:30. but what i want to do is show you one more thing. take with me here what we have got going on when we highlight the last two days worth of rain there are areas between 4-8 inches showing up here. this is on radar so not ground confirmation. but northwest of dc some fiv
CNBC
Aug 22, 2009 8:00pm EDT
doesn't matter. but, i got this letter specifically this month because of some changes. talk us through that. >> hell have no fury like carmen sworn. one of the two requirements of the card act that became enforceable thursday the 20th, first, credit card issues now have to give you a 45-day advance notice before they send you a letter like this or change the interest rate like what they've done, increased it. if they close your account, no notice required. if they increase your interest rate, notice required. they've complied with the new provision of the card act. >> the other part is how many days go between when they bill though versus when your bill is due. >> that's what i thing is the better change that took effect thursday. the 45-day i thing is a waste of ink. you have to be given 21 days from the day they mail or e-mail your statement before they can set the due date. today or in the past it was 14 days, right? >> yeah. >> this gives people basically a little of a safety net, seven additional days to make the payment before they are past due. you know who win snz. >> w
CNN
Aug 23, 2009 1:00am EDT
. vital because it matters to all of us. different because we're keeping this to a minimum. by now you've heard plenty of shouting about health care reform, but far less about what reform actually is and what it means to you. what changes, what doesn't? the benefits, the costs, and the costs of doing nothing. >> bank ruptsing families and businesses and we are going to fix it when we pass health insurance reform this year. we are going to fix it. >> by the end of this hour, you'll know details of what president obama wants and how he says they're going to pay for it. also, what's in some of the plans going through congress right now. in plain english, the public option, co-ops, mandates, all those things some lawmakers say they can't live with and others say they can't live without. >> there are not the votes in the united states senate for the public option. >> in the house of representatives, without a strong public plan, even stronger than the one we reported out of committee, it would have a difficult time getting 218 votes. >> we are trying to stop the stampede of government t
CBS
Aug 23, 2009 7:00pm EDT
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NBC
Aug 23, 2009 9:00am EDT
. >> we're seeing more sun than we have seen for a day or stew. the presence of bill kept us murky yesterday. why and finally the humidity is going to go away. >> it is still there, but we will make progress by the end of the day, and it will take 24 hours to work through all these issues. we don't have as many issues as we had yesterday morning because most of the rain is off shore. a few showers out to the west. the actual rain falls more out over the atlantic at this time. the clouds are a bit more scattered. the front is still trying to move away. this stalled front-moving front which was here yesterday is still here this morning. so we'll talk about how quickly this thing will get out of our hair coming up with the insta-weather plus forecast. >> and remember, you can follow the storm on our web site. you can pin point wet weather down to your very own street. go to wbaltv.com. you'll find it on the home page. >> hurricane bill passed the u.s. yesterday. >> and even though it did not make landfall, many on the east coast are still feeling the effects. >> on the island of bermu
CBS
Aug 23, 2009 11:30am EDT
obama violate this protocol using terms like arrogance, dismissive, derisive, pat buchanan? >> yes, he did. i think thats with a mistake, and i think he's been scoring off his country repeatedly abroad, and i think it is hurting him very much with the american people. no doubt he's enormously popular and people welcome the first african-american president. he's gone abroad repeatedly to trinidad in front of the latin americans with the ortega thing and in effect apologizing for the record of the united states of of america, which actually in those years won the cold war for the west and the world. i think this is hurting him frankly pip talked to middle americans who kind of like him, and they say why is this guy going abroad and apologizing? he's the leader. he's the leader of the nation, head of government, and chief of state. he's got a duty to defend his country abroad. >> before we get carried away, let's go this. bush versus obama. mr. obama's predecessor, president george w. bush, was presented by the press as highly unpopular abroad. but the world demonstrablely has greater fai
CSPAN
Aug 23, 2009 7:00am EDT
used a gun and a power drill to threaten duties. we want to get your reaction this morning. -- to threaten detainee's. in the paper this morning, reporting on this story -- here is the headline. it says a bush officials filed the charges over tactics in this terror case. the reporters with their leaves say that a cia officer who allegedly used a gun to intimidate it captured al qaeda suspect was formally disciplined for violating the agency's rules for conducting interrogations', but the bush administration justice department officials ultimately declined to file charges against him, according to two former intelligence officers familiar with the case. this is in "the washington post" today. there are a lot of related stories in the papers today. in this particular case they write that the cia officer eventually resigned. this was confirmed yesterday. inspector general's report which is slated to be released in the classified form tomorrow. the first call on all of this -- todd on the independent line. caller: hello. in the media coverage of the cia -- i don't believe anything. i
MSNBC
Aug 23, 2009 7:00am EDT
. ashcroft's spokesman said this, didn't happen. now would be a good time for mr. ridge to use his emergency duct tape. that's pretty snarky. rumsfeld's spokesman implied it was about the selling of books. quote, the story line advanced by his publishers seemingly to sell copies of the book is nonsense. it would seem reasonable for senior officials to discuss the threat level. well, of course, we're not here going over what the so-called story line put out but publish irs, we are quoting directly from ridge's book and we'll continue to do so. we have an advanced copy, sir. former bush chief of staff andy card denied the politicization. we bent over backwards repeatedly and with great discipline to make sure politics did not influence any national security or homeland security decision. that was what card said. and he's fairly credible that fellow. the clear instructions were to make sure politics never influenced anything. that's andy card's view. bush's former economic homeland security adviser in the white house fran townsend was on the air saying i'm a little mystified. never did i see an
NBC
Aug 23, 2009 11:00am EDT
office like it used to be. chris: the great thing about the mornings for most of us is to get up at dawn and with the coffee, coffee, we read a couple of good papers. when you look out in that driveway and there's nothing there, where are we going to be at? >> we're going to be on the internet. but, in my own world, i do both now. because i have this sense while i love picking up my "new york times" and "washington post" in the morning, i've already read what's in them largely on my blackberry the night before. because i'm a news junkie and i log in. and so i know what the news is. so by the time i see it, it almost seems a little old to me. and i love newspapers. chris: i always find something on the a section. joe kleine, you're with "time" magazine. which is the last standing "newsweek"ly. >> i don't trust myself on this story, on this topic. because this september, i will -- it will be my 40th anniversary in this business. and yeah, i blog now. and i get a great deal of satisfaction from it. but i sure -- i would go into withdrawal if i couldn't pick up the daily newspaper and f
FOX News
Aug 23, 2009 4:00pm EDT
bit but by trillions of dollars. major garrett is on the island now. major, what can you tell us about the getaway for the first family. >> reporter: there is a subtle art in covering presidential vacations, you have to sift through every minute detail. we'll show you air force one and first family getting off as they approach the helicopter. i can go faithfully report to you that first dog bow, how he would handle his helicopter ride. he handled in it style. so that detail you can lock it up. it's affirmed that bo loved his helicopter ride. they headed to blue heron farm. secret service loves that its perimeter they can secure. they looked at 40 different places before they agreed on that. it rents for about $35,000 to $50,000 a week and obamas are paying their share. two other leases one for the secret service and white house detail that is traveling with the president. we don't expect to see them very much but basketball, a pool and one hole of golf and bocci ball but it's on the farm as well. >> gregg: you've never lived until you have played bocci ball. >> reporter: it's a f
MSNBC
Aug 23, 2009 7:30am EDT
? >> well, i think you can do both and you can definitely use it as a way to test the second location, you can definitely make sales and go from, you know, lisa perry is definitely making sales and being able to expand her brand. you definitely can make sales. >> real estate people are looking to rent out space right now, so is this the time to test your retail con snept a store front. is this the time to be looking? >> i think so. there's a lot of space on the line, and there's a lot of the social medias, small businesses can take advantage of this. if they have a twitter following or a large e-mail list, this is the perfect opportunity to do it in a vacant store or do it in a bigger store that has some space not being utilized. make an agreement where it is essentially free because you are going to bring extra traffic to the store. >> yeah, and the gap did that. they lifted their french boutique take up one of their stores exclusively for a period of time. they gave their store to them and they didn't pay anything. certainly, large companies are open to that. >> what should you do h
FOX News
Aug 23, 2009 7:00pm EDT
, please, use any type of a tool that's most suitable for you and your loved one. >> julie: tonight, the controversy over the va's end of lifeguard and whether it's sending on the right message. taking on the h1n1, the unprecedented plan to take on the swine flu, hoping to vaccinate americans in just a few months. with supply shortages also being predicted is the plan too ambitious? >> plus, greece is burning. one of the most ancient and historic places on earth, the cradle of civilization, engulfed in flames. efforts to control the fires, hampered by intense winds and they're pleading for any help they can get. >> we begin with a weather alert though, at least one person now confirmed dead. and nine others rushed to the hospital after they were almost swept out to sea by a powerful wave from hurricane bill. we're told it happened at acadia national park in maine, as a crowd was watching the surf along some rocks. a park ranger originally said the wave came over the crowd and swept several people away. welsh the restaurant efforts complicated by the extremely difficult conditions co
CSPAN
Aug 22, 2009 11:00pm EDT
i rec niltzed. >> from this point, probably you're going to need as much as you can to give us sort of specific descriptions that a medical professional would recognize. what you saw, how you approached the problem, who was doing what. >> ok. the -- the people that were there were -- that i remember and i'm sure there were others, were myself. a nurse, diane bowen, i think, and two interns. marty white who's now -- well, head of the organ bank here in dallas. a lot of people still around. and an oral surgery resident whose name i don't remember right now. oral surgery intern. so that was the team. your job in a patient who's severely injured kind of goes in the steps of do what takes -- keeps each patient alive, then you go back and evaluate the injuries in more detail and make your long-term plan. first, you need a way to breathe second you have to be breathing and third your heart has to be pumping and fourth, head has got to be working, your nervous system has to work. your job is to see what's going of within the airways and breathing and see what's going won the circulation. th
FOX News
Aug 22, 2009 10:00pm EDT
martha's vinesaturday, lyndon johnson used to complain this his cabinet was missing from almost every monday morning meeting because they were fogged in on martha's vineyard. fog may be the least of the problems here. i'm joined with steve from the times. even though it as category one storm, it seems as though residents are taking it seriously. >> most of us moved to safer anchorages and tied down things, just taking precautions. >> geraldo: do you have video, new york? are you okay? okay. are we okay? okay. all right. so they are tying down boats and battening down the hatches. even though it is a category one, they believe that it is serious enough to warrant caution? >> there is a tropical storm watch up which means they expect winds up to 40 o knots here overnight for a brief time. the storm is moving very fast so it should go by quickly. >> geraldo: we are joined by dr. bob arnat. a man who wears many hats. dr. danger one of them. he flew his own plane here. a live picture. a new satellite picture we use on boats where hurricane bill is now. this is the storm just offshore of ma
CBS
Aug 23, 2009 10:30am EDT
: and good morning, again. joining us now from cedar falls, iowa, senator chuck grassley, republican. and here in the studio, senator kent conrad. gentlemen, welcome to you both. i want to start with the most controversial part of this thing. house speaker pelosi said this week that she simply cannot pass a health care reform bill in the house unless it includes the so-called public option -- that is, the government-run insurance program like medicare. senator grassley, you have said -- you're on the record as saying you can't support a bill that includes that public option. senator conrad, you have said that a bill with that option in it cannot pass the senate. so i will just start with you, senator grassley, same question to both of you, so what should the president do now? >> well, of course the whole thing could be dropped, because i think when you have as one of your main principles you want to make health insurance available to everybody that doesn't have it, and you want to make it affordable and accessible, then you've got everybody covered, then you wonder why you need any n
ABC
Aug 23, 2009 9:00am EDT
>> i will not vote and many of us will not vote for a final house-a senate compromise without a public option. >> this week on "inside washington," now trouble from the left on health care. the public option it dead? >> this is just a public sliver of it. >> the congenial debate continues. >> you continue to support this nazi policy as obama has? >> on what planet do you spend most of your time? >> afghans risked their lives to vote. as terrorist bombings increase in iraq, the maliki government chooses not to ask america for help. the nation loses it two legendary news man, robert novak and don witt. >> the secret is to find people who can tell the story better than you can. captioned by the national captioning institute --www.ncicap.org-- >> i am looking for somebody who can tell me if the public option in president obama's health plan is still viable. democratic senator kent conrad says not in the senate. >> look, the fact of the matter is that there are not votes in the united states sena for the public option. there never have been. to continue to chase that rabbit i think i
CBS
Aug 23, 2009 9:00am EDT
trains. later on stunned morning. >> in an age where it seems anybody can become a superstar, to in of us the group wilco remains something of a mystery. cynthia bowers this morning will shed some light on that. ♪ >> if you have never heard of wilco, don't blame the band. they are playing to sellou dsr.ow whaon two grammys and have sold 4 million records. there is a mythology you are the greatest band that doesn't get played on the radio. >> we would be happy to be the second greatest band that does get played on the radio. >> later on sunday morning, wilco. persistence paid off for fans that have paid their dues. >> once upon a time there was a falling out in the first family and lasted for years. lesley stahl will show us sometimes you can go home again. >> this is the famous mother daughter reconciliation shot. >> after decades of bad blood and silence treatments, nancy reagan and her daughter patti davis have made up. >> let's not be like a hallmark card here, it wasn't like oh suddenly everything is just fine and pink and rosie, it is not that there are never moments of pushing but
NBC
Aug 23, 2009 5:00am EDT
those on the peninsula than it is for those of us west of the bay. we have partly cloudy skiesment our temperatures are -- cloudy skies. our temperatures are a little cooler now. the activity is pulling away from us. there are also isolated and scattered showers in the mountains of virginia and west virginia at this time. at least there are some breaks in the clouds, and some less humid air is beginning to filter into the area. i'll bring all the details coming up with the insta-weather plus for the rest of the weekend in just a minute. >> thank you, john. remember, you can follow the storms on our web site. you can pinpoint weather down to your own street. go to wbaltv.com and you'll find it on the home page. >> hurricane bill passed bermuda with just a glancing blow yesterday. >> even though that hurricane is not expected to make a u.s. landfall, many are still feeling the effects. >> hurricane bill whipped up winds and surf. hundreds of miles away, huge and dangerous waves were also making their way to the u.s. mainland from massachusetts to florida. this weekend the swells are
CNBC
Aug 23, 2009 7:30pm EDT
the nyse duncan niederauer. nice to see you again. thanks so much for joining us. warren buffett had an op-ed in the paper this weekend, an editorial in "the new york times." let me read you what he said. the united states economy is now out of the emergency room and appears to be on a slow path to recovery. he said the fiscal year, though, the deficit will rise to 13% of the gdp, more than twice the non-wartime record. fiscally we're in unchartered territory. do you agree with his expectations about this economy? how does the broad fundamental landscape look to you? >> it's hard to disagree with what warren laid out in his piece, right? the good news, the government stepped in decisively and did what it had to do. as warren points out in his op-ped piece, the way they did that was by spending, spending, spending and those chickens come home to roost eventually. i thought his piece was right on target. i think we need to see the government shift more to we know that's the issue we're going to have the solve. good news, we avoided a calamity. now, how do we handle the problems out on
FOX
Aug 23, 2009 8:00am EDT
slammed with rain for hours. thanks for joining us. we're going to look out to where folks are getting ready for thousands of bikers to show up. it's still early. they'll show up and head out for big tigger's third annual hiv/aids ride for life. will mother nature shine down on them after this soaker? the ground so saturated it brought down heavy trees. and we're going to go down to tucker barns who is live in the weather center with the local forecast and the latest on hurricane bill. >>> still going to be some clouds around and we can't rule out the possibility of a rstormbut after or yedaaky'sos ye, ertoday will be a brighter forecast. we'll go right to the satellite radar, a mix of sun and clou, , ill many morning fog but at than it's quietethan d ster aiag a i think just a s a th dermrsunto t nodaoy, not the washingtonout from yesterday. hurricane bill is holding up the progress of this cold front so we'll watch it march to the east during the day. temperatures 71, humidity 81%. winds out of the north and west at 5 miles per hour. the cold front is trying to get through he
CNN
Aug 23, 2009 6:00pm EDT
national park superintendent joins us live by phone. thank you, sir, tell us the latest on this. i understand you had several thousand people at the park at the time? >> right, don, we had several thousand people lining what we call ocean drive inside acadia national park watching the waves that were unusually big. >> and what about the people who were overcome by any of the waves. tell us about that or the people who are -- are there people who are unaccounted for here, as well? >> at one time we had as many as five people in the water and needing rescue. and the coast guard was able to rescue two people safely. we're still looking for three others. and another five people were injured enough requiring transport to the hospital. >> yeah, broken bones we hear. >> yes broken bones and back injuries. >> those are incredible waves. have you seen anything like this? >> i have. i've seen other storm surges like this. they're quite dramatic, but this one came at the height of our visitor season when the most people were in the park. and so even though we try to warn people and try to get
FOX
Aug 22, 2009 10:00pm EDT
for hours today. thanks for joining us, i'm will thomas. >> and i'm sarah simmons in for maureen. somenaire's are flat-out drenched. we are talking four to five inches of rain out there. the ground is so saturated it brought down heavy tree limbs. the video now from northwest dc. will the wet weather extend into your sunday? gary mcgrady now live to get us started. >>> to answer that sunday question first, yeah, i think we have more rain in here for tomorrow. but it's not goi l tsa w eat saws a ouyiontme ned,as you men l pesesout to the east of dcof epapndnn aisti repornn as fo rain. ive inch this is much-needed rain, but yown heu start getting over three inches in one 24-hon ur k, that's hard to e.tpe ad a flash flood watch, that's been canceled. d of th seohae haflash flood been canceled. we still do have a flash flood warning in effect for calvert unco that will extend intun lae thtetee evening, early morn hours. there is max hd radar. u atsee wh is taking ple ace w. no t whi ingant to show you e.tn aplke ac i t'vaken place. we've been getting a little bits h last 15 to the e
CNN
Aug 22, 2009 10:00pm EDT
tell us they did eventually shut down that beach around 2:30 this afternoon. richard, thank you very much for that i-report. we love them. keep them coming at ireport.com. hurricane bill, hurricane 1. it is about 220-plus mile as way from the coastline now, making its closest approach overnight as you're sleeping. that's some good news but we could see tropical storm-force winds out in the cape, nantucket. also into martha's vineyard. be aware that there could be some power outages as a result. forecast track is moving north now. it's going to be curving to the north and east late tonight. it could be making a run for nova scotia by tomorrow morning as a category 1 storm. of course, that will cause some damage in addition to all of that rough surf throughout the area. the showers and thunderstorms have been heavy not really from bill but from the cold front that's keeping bill at bay. check out these pictures out of norfolk, virginia. earlier today, heavy downpours caused a lot of flash flooding throughout the area. this was common in parts of new jersey into pennsylvania, also into
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